Posts tagged Ethiopia


Motion-capture helps heal kids in Ethiopia

by on Monday, May 6, 2019 at 3:01 pm

We are thrilled to announce the opening of CURE Ethiopia’s brand new gait laboratory, the first of its kind in the country and the only other active gait lab on the African continent outside of South Africa. A gait lab uses special motion-capture cameras (the same type of cameras used for making animated movies and […]

Adey Abate: Making a difference for the kingdom of God

by on Thursday, March 7, 2019 at 11:37 am

As CURE celebrates International Women’s Day, we are proud to highlight one of our remarkable co-workers, Adey Abate. CURE Ethiopia Executive Director Adey Abate has been at the helm of CURE Ethiopia since its inception. The Ethiopian native spent a significant portion of her professional career in the United States but returned to Ethiopia to […]

Ten Years of CURE in Ethiopia

by on Tuesday, February 5, 2019 at 11:34 am

On January 22nd, 2019, CURE Ethiopia celebrated ten years of operation! CURE Ethiopia specializes in the orthopedic care of children, treating conditions like clubfoot, bowed legs, and knock knees, as well as non-orthopedic deformities like cleft lips, cleft palates, and burn contractures through visiting surgeons. CURE Ethiopia has grown exponentially within the past ten years. […]

Dagmawi, CUREkid

by on Monday, June 19, 2017 at 7:03 pm

“I haven’t been able to use my left arm much my whole life. This is about as far as I can lift it. I need a shoulder tendon transfer, and my shoulder blade and back are worsening because of this condition. This summer, I will be able to have my procedure and I look forward […]

Rick, Orthopedic Surgeon

by on Friday, February 24, 2017 at 2:33 pm

“I wanted to be a Orthopedic Surgeon because working with kids is the most rewarding and satisfying part of being a doctor. When we’re in the OR we have the opportunity to make what was once bent, straight. These kids just want to get back to playing with their friends and having the ability to […]

Getenet, Carpenter

by on Thursday, February 23, 2017 at 1:23 pm

“I am very happy! “I heard about CURE Ethiopia through my niece who was online searching for work. When CURE Ethiopia was moving from an office space to the hospital, I helped them move. I’ve been here since the opening of the hospital. When I witnessed CURE helping kids, I knew I’d be here for […]

Ashim sits outside the ward a few hours before going home.

The Week in Photos: Courageous healing

by on Friday, October 28, 2016 at 8:13 am

A collection of photos from CURE locations around the world.

Zemen, Information Desk

by on Thursday, July 21, 2016 at 12:00 am

“I’m the first person patients speak with when they arrive at CURE and the first person to see their deformity. When I see the patients leave the hospital healed, I am overwhelmed with joy! Seeing the stories of these children come full circle is the best seat to me. It gives me joy to tell […]

Andrew, Construction Project Manager

by on Wednesday, July 13, 2016 at 4:31 pm

“For a few years after I graduated from Messiah College, I worked for an engineering firm that helped design hospitals, schools, and offices, but I always felt disconnected from the actual people who these buildings were aiding. Working with CURE, I get to merge my engineering skills and my passion for serving others. Every day, […]

Samuel Taye, Head Ward Nurse

by on Thursday, May 12, 2016 at 12:00 am

“I came to work at CURE Ethiopia because of my love of children. I want to make these children happy by providing the best care I can because they’ve already endured so much by the time they’ve reached us. Providing emotional and mental support is important to me as well, and I make time to […]

Top Articles

A real Success story

Holly Jennings on May 20, 2019

Tebow CURE Hospital tackles lack of access to medical care

Marlene Bray on May 16, 2019

The Miracle of Marion: One Mother’s Story

Holly Jennings on May 10, 2019

Nurses spread CURE values

Marlene Bray on May 09, 2019

Motion-capture helps heal kids in Ethiopia

Betty Teshome on May 06, 2019

CURE Niger goes solar!

CURE Editorial Team on Apr 22, 2019